I work at a pub downtown and there was talk a couple of weeks back about a sweet shop going in across the street. We all peered out of the pub windows as we watched the store unfold and waited. I may have been the most eager, though. I’ve kind of got a penchant for […]Read More Got a sweet tooth? – Tout de Sweet Confections (1620 Store St)
There’s a new pizza shop in town… specifically in Fernwood. After ordering Panago’s Vegan Deluxe pizza more than I want to admit, I was ecstatic to hear about Fernwood Pizza Company! Located at 2009 Fernwood Road (basically right in Fernwood Square – neighbours with Fernwood Inn), Fernwood Pizza Co. is a licensed pizza restaurant (three beers […]Read More All paths lead to – Fernwood Pizza Company (2009 Fernwood Rd)
Just when I thought I had run out of full on vegan restaurants, I found another! And not just vegan – raw vegan! So far my only experience eating raw has been at the Vegan Hippie-Chick Cafe, which I loved. I knew I had to check it out. Rawthentic (located in Royal Oak Shopping Centre […]Read More Fav new spot – Rawthentic (108-4440 W Saanich Rd)
If you know me outside the blog – you know that I have a major sweet tooth. I love baking and I crave chocolate and candy WAY more than I do salty things. I would love to be one of those women that claim they’re more of a savory kind of gal, but hey, I’d […]Read More The Dessert Files – Vegan treats in Vic!
As a newbie vegan, I’ve experienced numerous reactions. From co-workers lightheartedly joking around about it (sometimes I question just how lighthearted… I’m looking at you Carl), to acquaintances adding me on Instagam out of curiosity, to the overwhelming amount of support and love from friends and family. It’s definitely interesting taking on this new lifestyle […]Read More Feel the love – Be Love (1019 Blanshard St)
Last week I said that I would come at ya with a follow along recipe from Andrea Liddon’s “Oh She Glows Everyday” cookbook. Unfortunately, I didn’t end up having the time to prepare that this week as Christmas is nearing closer and I’ve been getting ready for my parents to arrive from Winnipeg for our […]Read More “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” -Gandhi
What does a normal and responsible person do when they have to be up at 5:30 the next morning? They sleep. They probably sleep around 9:00PM. They’re smart, those people. Not me – I go for burgers at 9PM. That IS smart in a way, though, since burgers at Bin 4 Burger Lounge are half […]Read More Join friends at – Bin 4 Burger Lounge (Downtown/Saanich/Westshore)